genus Apodemus


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Noun1.genus Apodemus - Old World field micegenus Apodemus - Old World field mice      
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Muridae, Muridae - originally Old World rats now distributed worldwide; distinguished from the Cricetidae by typically lacking cheek pouches
fieldmouse, field mouse - any nocturnal Old World mouse of the genus Apodemus inhabiting woods and fields and gardens
Apodemus sylvaticus, European wood mouse - nocturnal yellowish-brown mouse inhabiting woods and fields and gardens
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parva can usually only be completed through rodents of the genus Apodemus and the common genet (Genetta genetta), which act as intermediate and definitive host, respectively (Ribas et al.
Laboratory studies have shown that, in contrast with other rodents, mice of the genus Apodemus are capable of vertical transmission (11) and nonviremic transmission of TBEV through ixodid ticks (12).